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Dr. Don Hayen Medical DoctorHealth Maven

Specialty: Dermatology
San Marcos, California
I'm a 75 year old retired dermatologist. I've been diagnosed with early Alzheimer's disease but if you met me you wouldn't know it. I now write novels and articles plus a blog called thetripover.com. My wife and I live near San Diego. We have two grown children, a son and a daughter, and 6 grandchildren.

NPs Save Lives Nurse PractitionerHealth Maven

Lake City, Florida
A Family Nurse Practitioner working in a Rural Health Office in Florida. Wife and mother of four, grandmother of one.

TheMuscleKitchen .. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine

Los Angeles, California
in 1999, I realized I was eating smarter than most bipeds who begged for my 'secrets'. That began a huge, wonderful journey and third career, nutrition. It's not about popping more pills, rather it's eating real pure foods to avoid as many pills as possible. Doing so helped me recover from an often untreatable dementia. The lightbulb in my head was dimmed for months (semi-comatose), but the...

FrancesRen Health Maven

Buenos Aires, Argentina
       Frances Ren Wellness Center is a space for practitioners and patients to exchange knowledge, promote unity in practitioners and make TCM more accessible. 

Dr Judy Tang Health Maven

California
Dr Tang is a clinical neuropsychologist with a keen interest in promoting healthy ageing and improving people’s thinking skills – such as memory, learning and attention. She has worked with patients who have had strokes, people with dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and other brain injuries. Currently, she also works at La Trobe University, where she does research on...

Bob T. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven

Farmington Hills, Michigan
Bob Tell is a writer who lives in Farmington Hills, Michigan. His first published book is "Dementia Diary, A Caregiver's Journal," a memoir that uses humor and compassion to describe his widowed mother's sixteen year decline into the opaque fog of dementia. "Dementia Diary" has received much praise from experts in the long term care community. It is available for purchase...

ADC at the University of Pennsylvania Health Impact Award

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania Alzheimer's Disease Center and Penn Memory Center conduct several distinct types of research studies related to dementia, and specifically Alzheimer's disease. The Penn Memory Center is where individuals and families can come for evaluation and treatment of symptoms of age related memory loss. The goal of the Penn Memory Center is to provide a thorough...

RhondaTravland

Spring Hill, Florida
At 38, my former husband was diagnosed with Fronto-Temporal dementia. This illness, for him, manifested in violence and multiple inappropriate behaviors. We had three minor children and life became a nightmare. I tried to work through the issues as a supportive spouse and informal caregiver, but life continued to bloom out of control. I was losing everything we had worked for, not just...

MindStart

Minnesota
I am an occupational therapist with 15+ years of experience working with persons with various forms of dementia and thier families.  I also am the owner of MindStart - Activities for Persons with Memory Loss.  I have applied concepts from research and my experience to the design of these products to produce products that work with various stages of dementia.  They include user...